KMMS-083-21-R - Senior Lecturer BMBS

University of Kent

United Kingdom

September 19, 2021


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Senior Lecturer BMBS Kent Medway Medical School Location: Canterbury

Salary: £51,799 to £58,279 per annum Grade: Grade 9 Post Type: Full Time Contract Type: Permanent Release Date: Monday 13 September 2021 Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Sunday 19 September 2021 (unless otherwise stated) Interview Date: Monday 11 October 2021 Reference: KMMS-083-21-R

This is your chance to join Kent and Medway Medical School (KMMS) in pioneering a new era of responsive, student-centred medical education. We are seeking an inspirational educator and role model to contribute to teaching primarily across years one and two of the School's undergraduate medicine programme. At this time we are particularly keen to recruit additional colleagues with expertise in the biomedical sciences, but applications from any discipline relevant to undergraduate medical education will be considered.

KMMS has been created to be a beacon for first-class medical education and research. KMMS opened to its first cohort of 108 pioneer students in September 2020 and brings together the resources of the University of Kent and Canterbury Christ Church University, our whole ethos is one of partnership.

As Senior Lecturer, you will make a major contribution to the development of the KMMS undergraduate medical programme, introducing teaching innovation to the development and delivery of undergraduate medical education, undertaking leadership roles within the School and delivering high quality teaching to the next generation of medical professionals.

We expect you to be suitably qualified with significant evidence of contemporary expertise in curriculum delivery and evaluation in undergraduate clinical, healthcare and/or medical education. To make your mark in this important role, you must have a healthy attitude to change and new challenges, plus a co-operative approach that matches our own.

As Senior Lecturer BMBS you will:

  • teach as a member of a team and deliver high quality undergraduate level learning and teaching activities
  • collaborate with colleagues in the School on course development, delivery and assessment, taking on appropriate management and administrative responsibilities
  • supervise the work of students, provide advice on study skills and help them with learning problems
  • undertake leadership roles within the School
  • To succeed in this role you will have:

  • a higher degree or equivalent qualification in a related field, or equivalent experience, or Membership or Fellowship of a Royal college, or equivalent
  • experience of teaching Clinical and Healthcare Professional learners or students in a clinical setting
  • a sound understanding of quality assurance and enhancement issues
  • a proven ability to work co-operatively and collaboratively with colleagues and contribute to multi-disciplinary projects
  • KMMS brings together the existing centres of excellence in health and medical education provided by the University of Kent and Canterbury Christ Church University and local healthcare organisations, to offer a new model of person- centred medical education.

    A secondment opportunity may be considered for current staff members of Canterbury Christ Church University.

    Please see the links below for the full job description and to apply for this post. For further information regarding the application process please contact the Human Resources team on quoting reference number KMMS-083-21-R

    We particularly welcome applications from black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented at this level in this area Further details: Job Description Additional Information

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    Please note that we prioritise applications from current University of Kent redeployees. We will let you know if this post is to be filled by a redeployee as, in this instance, your application will unfortunately not be taken forward

    Applications must be made via the University's online application system; CVs or details sent directly to the department or via email cannot be considered.

    The University of Kent values diversity and promotes equality at all levels

    Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, all interviews will take place remotely.

    From 1 January 2021, non-British and non-Irish nationals who do not already hold a UK immigration status will be required to obtain a visa in order to be able to work in the UK. A new points-based system will be implemented which will treat EEA and non-EEA citizens equally. For further information please visit theUK Visas & Immigration website.


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